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Counterattack on countdown to stud duties in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Counterattack on countdown to stud duties in Kingsford-Smith Cup

24 May, 2017

Future stallion prospect Counterattack will get another chance to put a Group 1 win on his resume before he starts his stud duties when he lines up in the Group 1 $700,000 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m), formerly the BTC Cup, at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Counterattack, above, will get his chance to win a Group …

Japonisme ready to be tested over 1400m in All Aged Stakes

Japonisme ready to be tested over 1400m in All Aged Stakes

13 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller will test Japonisme over 1400m for the first time when he lines up Saturday’s weight for age Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

Japonisme, above, will step up to 1400m for the first time in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Japonisme hasn’t been …

Rain will put a dampener on Astern’s return in T J Smith Stakes

Rain will put a dampener on Astern’s return in T J Smith Stakes

30 Mar, 2017

The forecast rain for Sydney heading into the weekend will put a dampener on the return to the racetrack for Astern in the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Astern, above, is not a certain starter in the T J Smith Stakes …

Full field of 14 for 2017 Galaxy

Full field of 14 for 2017 Galaxy

15 Mar, 2017

A full field of fourteen sprinters will line up to contest the Group 1 $700,000 Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

English (white cap) and Redzel (red cap) are set to clash again in the Galaxy at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained English is looking …

English at top of huge 2017 Galaxy Nominations

English at top of huge 2017 Galaxy Nominations

14 Mar, 2017

First up Challenge Stakes winner English sits at the top of the huge nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $700,000 Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Oakleigh Plate winner Sheidel, above, is among the nominations for the Galaxy at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The twenty-two nominations for the Galaxy will …

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips: Colts Have The Edge

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips: Colts Have The Edge

17 Feb, 2017

Paul Daily has Flying Artie and Star Turn on top of his 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes tips and the form expert is happy to back both horses in the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Flying Artie is one of the horses to beat in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate …

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

16 Feb, 2017

The Mick Price trained Flying Artie can give champion jockey Damien Oliver his sixth win in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Damien Oliver and Flying Artie, above, will team up again in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver hasn’t won the …

Star Turn has to relax to win the Black Caviar Lightning

Star Turn has to relax to win the Black Caviar Lightning

16 Feb, 2017

Jockey Dwayne Dunn will do his best to get Star Turn to relax in behind the pace to give the brilliant colt every chance to win the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Star Turn, above, is vying for favourtism for the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Steve …

Three 3yos in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning field

Three 3yos in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning field

15 Feb, 2017

The three three-year-olds Star Turn, Flying Artie and Missrock are set to take on the older horses down the Flemington straight in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) on Saturday.

Flying Artie, above in pink and black colours, will be one of 3 3yos lining up in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. …

Flying Artie a bigger better horse for Black Caviar Lightning

Flying Artie a bigger better horse for Black Caviar Lightning

14 Feb, 2017

Leading Caulfield trainer Mick Price has described his star three year old Flying Artie as a ‘bigger, better horse’ in the lead up to his return to the race track in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Flying Artie, above pink and black colours, has returned a bigger better …